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Newell Brands Color Change Technician in Winfield, Kansas

Job Title: Color Change Technician

Reports to: Technical Supervisor

Work Schedule: Rotating 12 hour shifts – three days on and two days off (day/night)

General Responsibility:

The Color Change Technician will clean materials blenders and grinders in preparation for and during color changes on injection molding machine and blow mold machines.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Properly and timely cleaning of blenders and grinders.

  • Clean work area of any spills or leaks.

  • Inspect and document condition of grinder blades during grinder cleaning.

  • Correctly set blender for next job.

  • Shutdown and restart injection machines for color changes.

  • Assist other technicians when possible.

  • Proficient in all safety and housekeeping requirements.

  • Perform other duties as required.

Job Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Minimum of six months stable and verifiable work history required.

  • Demonstrated mechanical capability preferred.

  • Must possess basic math skills to accurately determine color/material needs of each machine.

  • Must be able to multi-task.

  • Must be a self-starter, self-motivated and able to work independently.

  • Must be able to become certified on operating a forklift and complete PIT training successfully.

  • Must be able to complete all technical training requirements, lockout tagout, etc.

  • Must be a good listener, having the ability to receive instructions over two-way radios, and other communication devices.

Newell Brands (NASDAQ: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal OpportunityEmployers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.

Newell Brands is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide all employees and applicants for employment with equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship, immigration status, marital status, military status, any covered veteran status, disability status, genetic information, caregiving responsibilities or any other basis prohibited by law.